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How to Break Your Procrastination Habit in the Next 21 Days Without Using Willpower

The first step is identifying why you procrastinate in the first place.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you ever procrastinate? Do you sometimes put off doing things you know would improve your life and/or business?<p>When I ask this question in my keynote speeches and …

Procrastination

Jamaican Fry Chicken Recipe

Fry chicken is a very popular and delicious! If you like the ingredients in the name, you'll love the dish.<p>Ingredients<p>4lbs Chicken, cut in pieces<br>• 2 …

These Crispy Air-Fried Onion Rings With Comeback Sauce Have 1g Sat Fat

Ah, onion rings—the ultimate deep-fried indulgence.<p>Thanks to your air fryer, you can rescue this crunchy favorite from the realm of diet banishment …

Cooking

The Secret To Moist, Tender, Fall-Off-The-Bone Ribs Every Time

Cooking ribs can be tricky. Do it right, and you’ve got flavorful, tender meat that is pretty much what dreams are made of — but one false move and …

How To Make the Easiest BBQ Chicken in the Oven — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Sticky-sweet BBQ chicken is the quintessential summer dinner that shouldn't be limited to the lucky folks with backyard grills. The oven has the …

Recipes

These Secret Southern Tricks Make Any Fried Food Better

Want to take your fried food game to the next level? We’ve got the answers.<p><b>Use the right oil</b><p>Think you can just use any oil for frying? Wrong! If you …

The 10 Biggest Las Vegas Casinos

Gambling in Las Vegas<p>Gambling is big business in Las Vegas, so you'll find numerous large casinos on and off the strip. In fact, the largest casino …

The Coolest, Weirdest, and Best Museums in Philadelphia

The City of Brotherly Love is loved in return for being the birthplace of our nation (hooray, freedom!), but its eclectic history runs farther and …

How to Reduce the Black-White Wealth Gap

A very interesting report on the racial wealth gap just came out. A team of researchers led by economists William Darity Jr. and Darrick Hamilton set out to illustrate the scale of the problem, and to debunk certain myths surrounding the issue. Their results are sobering, but also offer important …

Caffeine might help people with heart troubles, research says

Drinking coffee and tea every day may actually benefit people with heart troubles.<p>New research has linked caffeine consumption from the two popular drinks to decreased rates of arrhythmias, or abnormal heart rhythms.<p>• Sign up to receive the top stories in Australia every day at noon<p>But the …

Beverages

Alicia Fox Had An Altercation With Ronda Rousey’s Husband Before WrestleMania

Alicia Fox has been out of action after breaking her tailbone during an in-ring workout ahead of the first-ever Women’s Royal Rumble back in January.<p>Fox was was subsequently pulled from the Mixed Match Challenge, where Mandy Rose replaced her as Goldust’s partner.<p>She has remained out of sight for …

The 15 Best Activities in San Francisco

This list was created based on what San Francisco travelers enjoy doing and say they want to do again. Try them out for yourself to see why people …

San Francisco

The Definitive Guide to Cooking Every Vegetable

<b>Broccoli and Cauliflower</b><p>For tough, cruciferous veggies like broccoli or cauliflower, roasting is really best. Our editors love to roast <i>just a little</i> …

Onions

Slow-Cooker Caribbean Beef Stew

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:7 hr 15 minPrep:15 minCook:7 hr<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories487 calorieTotal Fat12 …

39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …

10 Low-Key Lit Sneakers Available at HHV That You Might Have Missed

It’s getting harder and harder to keep up with sneaker releases nowadays. The sheer volume of drops makes it seem like something is hitting shelves …

How to Cook Ribs in the Oven for Meaty Satisfaction All Year Long

<b>1. Oven-Braised Short Ribs with Pasilla-Tomato Mole</b><br>Chef Hugo Ortega uses smoky pasilla chiles, tomatoes and spices to make a rich, tangy mole sauce …

BBQ

The secret life of fat cells & what shapes them

Scientists have discovered a protein in the brain that influences fat storage — with the potential to end the common cycle of yo-yo dieting.

How to make Cheddar Bay Biscuit fried chicken

<i>Welcome to</i> <b>Thanks, Commenters!</b><i>, in which we mine, borrow, and steal ideas put forth by</i> The Takeout<i>’s commentariat.</i><p>Last week, <i>The Takeout</i>’s Gwen Ihnat …

Recipes

The Great Fried Chicken Marinade Debate: Buttermilk or Brine

What is the real key to finger-lickin’ chicken?<p>So let’s talk fried chicken. I recently chatted with a chef friend and he revealed that he likes to …

The 6 Best Men’s Shoes That Aren’t Brown

Stepping up your footwear game doesn’t have to mean resorting to traditional dress shoes. If black and brown lace-ups aren’t your thing, consider …

Best Cooking Method for Steak: The Reverse Sear | The Art of Manliness

While on book tour in Chicago a few months back, I had the honor and pleasure of sitting down to enjoy a leisurely meal, and a few cold beers, with …

Summer Recipes That Will Elevate Any Weekend BBQ - Pictures - Chowhound

<i>This gallery is brought you by our friends at Stella Artois.</i>The sun-kissed days of summer may be coming to an unwelcome end, but picnics and BBQs …

Cooking

Learn How the Pros Make Omelets (Plus, 3 of Our Favorite Recipes)

Eggs happen to be one of those simple dishes that when made improperly can turn out oh so wrong. Case in point: A recent episode of <i>MasterChef</i> …

Watermelon-Cucumber Salad

Now Playing<p>Fried Rice Pineapple Boat 01:38<p>Who needs bowls when you can serve fried rice in scooped-out pineapples?<p>Now Playing<p>Giant S'more for a Crowd …

Grilling

Raise your credit score fast with this easy, 5-step checklist

It would be an understatement to say Tiffany Aliche had her financial life together — at least before the recession. At 25, she had $40,000 in …

How to cook the perfect steak, according to 12 celebrity chefs

Cooking a perfect steak is probably the highest honor a chef or home cook could receive. Between discrepancies over the "right" cut of meat and the endless debate on whether or not to sear your meat, cooking steak is more of an art form than a science. That's why we brought in the experts.<p>INSIDER …

New York City

This Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken Is Better than Takeout

When a craving for cashew chicken hits, you probably call for takeout from your favorite Chinese restaurant. But ordering in all the time can get …

Cooking

How to Raise Your Credit Score Over 750 in Under 12 months

Check out the "secret sauce" one couple used to improve their credit scores.<p>One common question we receive at The Motley Fool is how people with a …

Personal Finance

Bonchon Chicken Closes in Las Vegas

Those long lines for <b>Bonchon Chicken</b> quickly evaporated. The restaurant in the southwest region of Las Vegas shuttered over the wing despite serving what CNN called “the best chicken wings in the country." Apparently Las Vegas wasn’t "Addicted yet?"<p>Customers could order Korean-style crunchy, crispy …